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Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin to supply engines for Vulcan rocket

SEATTLE/ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) – Blue Origin, the space company founded by Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos, has won a contract to supply engines for United Launch Alliance’s massive Vulcan rocket, the companies said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos addresses the media about the…

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E.ON targets innovations for smart energy future

FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s biggest power supplier E.ON wants smart homes to be smart business in a world of decentralized, low-carbon energy markets. FILE PHOTO: E.ON headquarters in Essen, Germany, March 15, 2017. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen/File Photo That’s why it teamed up this week with U.S. tech giant Microsoft to produce a digital…

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Comcast to stop buying Sky shares in the market

LONDON (Reuters) – Comcast, the victor in the $40 billion auction for Sky, said it had acquired 38 percent of the British pay-TV group’s shares and did not intend to make any further market purchases for now. FILE PHOTO: The NBC and Comcast logos are displayed on 30 Rockefeller Plaza in midtown…

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H&M reassures on pricing after profit slide

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Shares in H&M (HMb.ST) rose on Thursday after the fashion retailer reassured investors that it would not need to cut costs further to shift unsold clothing despite a bigger than expected 20 percent fall in quarterly profit. FILE PHOTO: Logos of H&M are pictured on a store in Geneva,…

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